KUALA LUMPUR: Three individuals believed to be riding on a motorcycle died when their vehicle hit the back of a lorry at KM451.5 of the North-South Expressway (southbound) near Sungai Buloh, here last night.
Selangor Investigation and Traffic Enforcement Department chief Supt Azman Shari'at said the victims were a 21-year-old woman, a 14-year-old teenage girl, and a boy aged 10.
"The incident was said to have occurred at 9.30pm and according to preliminary investigation the motorcycle was believed to have hit a stalled lorry parked on the emergency lane.
"The motorcycle which veered into the second lane was believed to have collided with an unidentified vehicle," he said in a statement.
He said the victims believed to be heading towards the Sungai Buloh Hospital from Rawang died on the spot, while the lorry driver, aged 30 was unhurt.